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CONTACT:
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Jamie Smith 540-387-5250
Jamie.Smith@vdot.virginia.gov

SAL 253

May 29, 2013



TRAFFIC ALERT: I-81 SOUTHBOUND DETOUR IN PLACE FOR EMERGENCY REPAIRS IN MONTGOMERY COUNTY


SALEM – A southbound detour has been established on I-81 due to emergency repairs needed for an unstable slope in the truck climbing lane work zone, mile markers 120 through 125, in Montgomery County.

Southbound I-81 traffic will be detoured at exit 132 (Dixie Caverns) onto Route 11/460 and back onto I-81 at exit 118 (Christiansburg).

No estimated time for reopening southbound I-81 has been established.

For the latest information on this detour and traffic updates, visit www.511Virginia.org.



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